William Tobias 80 Grattan St, Brooklyn -12 yrs old
|William Tobias 80 Grattan St, Brooklyn -12 yrs old. Boy was starting for the subway to sell papers on "trains until 6 AM "Cause termorrer dey haint no school and I kin sleep all day and sell again at night." "All de barkeepers is me customers." Asked him how he could sell at night. "I just keep out'n de way of de cops." Weighs 60 pounds. Tall for age. Location: New York – Brooklyn, New York (State). Date 1909 February.
|Lewis Wickes Hine, 1874-1940
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|William Tobias Grattan St Brooklyn yrs Grattan St Brooklyn Boy starting subway sell papers trains Cause termorrer dey haint school kin sleep again night barkeepers customers Asked keep out'n way cops Weighs pounds Tall age Location New York Brooklyn York State child labour United States America USA newspapers media poverty Lewis Wickes Hine
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